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Penn. Board of Probation v. Scott

Docket No.: 97-581
Argued: March 30, 1998
Decided: June 22, 1998

Topics:

Amendment 4: Fourth Amendment, Criminal Procedure, Search and Seizure, Fourth Amendment, habeas, murder, search and seizure, searches and seizures, warrantless search

Petitioner: Penn. Board of Probation
Respondent: Scott

Court Below: THE SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA
Supreme Court Docket


524 U.S. 357 (1998)
Question:

Does the federal exclusionary rule, prohibiting the introduction of evidence seized in violation of the Fourth Amendment's protections against unreasonable search and seizure, apply to parole revocation hearings?

Penn. Board of Probation v. Scott
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 30, 1998

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Penn. Board of Probation, 4 vote(s) against

Penn. Board of Probation v. Scott
Case Documents

1Opinion in Penn. Board of Probation v. Scott
2Opinion in Penn. Board of Probation v. Scott
Additional documents for this case are pending review.